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Teaching with Padlet

This blog post could easily be titled Year Four: Personalized Learning because it ties in with my previous posts. While students are working at their own pace in my math class through… 292 more words

Digital literacy and democracy

In some ways this is a continuation of a previous post on Digital Citizenship, written in the aftermath of the Brexit vote, and in some ways it’s a complete revision of it. 1,810 more words

Digital Citizenship

Examining UNESCO's Five Laws of Media and Information Literacy

I read an article this week that discussed UNESCO’s launching of it’s framework for media and information literacy. I found it very intriguing.  Especially considering our EC&I 834 discussions around media, media platforms and Learning Management Systems (LMS). 1,275 more words


Teaching Digital Citizenship in the 21 Century

As students are becoming more and more dependent on their devices to get through the day, we as educators have to teach each one of our students the ins and outs of digital citizenship. 416 more words


Top 5 Reasons I use Technology in my Classroom

It was my first year teaching at a new school and I was handed 28 iPads around October. Now what? The kids were excited and had used them at home for games and videos. 580 more words

Civic Engagement in Fifth Grade

Reading about the Harry Potter Alliance was really fascinating and inspiring for me. The Harry Potter series has always been influential in my life. I read the series about once a year and may or may not have multiple Harry Potter tattoos. 308 more words

Digital Citizenship

You can’t talk about digital citizenship without talking about Common Sense Media. They have a website for parents, educators, and advocates.

CSM has plenty or… 246 more words